JONES, Walter Beaman, Sr., 1913-1992


Collection of the U.S. House of Representatives
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Guide to Research Collections

East Carolina University
Special Collections, J.Y. Joyner Library
Greenville, NC
Papers: 1966-1992, 126 cubic feet.
The papers of Walter Beaman Jones contain constituent correspondence, memorandums, reports, news releases, publications, House and Senate Bills, North Carolina projects, photographs and clippings. A finding aid is available in the repository and online.

Oral History: 1975, 0.015 cubic foot.
The oral history interviews were conducted with Walter Beaman Jones, Sr. on August 18, September 16, and October 17, 1975. Particular emphasis is given to his background and education, N.C. General Assembly activities, and congressional duties. Included are discussions of the East Carolina University status and medical school controversies, tobacco programs and problems, agricultural committee activities, and state politics.